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Mary Hall

Media Advisory
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, April 2, 2019

​Mary Hall, Auditor,
360.786.5408   Washington Relay 711

Auditor’s Elections Division to Hold Candidate Filing Workshop
Event assists citizens in filing documents to become candidates for local elected office

OLYMPIA, WA – The Thurston County Auditor's Elections Division welcomes citizens interested in becoming candidates for local elected office to the "Candidate Filing Workshop" on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at the Ballot Processing Center in Tumwater.

Seventy elected positions are on the ballot this year. Offices include Port of Olympia commissioner, city and town council members, school board directors, fire commissioners, parks and recreation commissioners, and cemetery district commissioners.

WHO:                 Thurston County Auditor's Elections Division
                            Anyone Interested in Becoming a Candidate for Local Elected Office

WHAT:                Workshop on How to File for Local Elected Office
                            Working with the Public Disclosure Commission

WHERE:              Ballot Processing Center
                            2905 29th Avenue SW, Suite E
                            Tumwater, WA 98512

WHEN:               Tuesday, April 16, 2019
                            5:30 p.m.


The award-winning Elections Division of the Thurston County Auditor's Office administers all public elections for Thurston County residents. In 2016, the Elections Division won a statewide award for its outreach and education work from the Office of the Secretary of State.